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Old Aug 1, 2011, 6:11 PM   #11
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Kind of tried that once before Kevin. The fire loses a lot of detail when I tried that. That's why I went for the posed shot. Found a new substance to try for the fire recently. Rubber cement...
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Old Aug 5, 2011, 8:28 AM   #12
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Love those Brad. Always looking for ideas here. I have been spending a lot of time going through the strobist pool on Flickr for ideas. I'm just starting to learn to use these new tools. So please, any other suggestions you have are welcome.
I never responded again because we have been moving from one house to another. Haven't had time for much else.

One thing I think might be good to start working with is rimlights. Start out with one. Bring your main light over at a 45 degree angle and then put your
Second light slightly behind the subject and pointing at the side/back of the head. Play around with this setup and see what you come up with.

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Old Aug 6, 2011, 10:09 AM   #13
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Thanks again Brad. I've been reading some more and will post when I have some results.
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